Danang is pretigious for the tourist capital of South Central Vietnam. With a coastal line on the western against an impressive backdrop of lush mountains, Danang offers visitors a good mix of cultural sights, tranquil beaches and verdant national parks. Lets go to discover the most impressive attraction in Danang that should not to be missed your Vietnam tour.
1. Ba Na Hill:
Driving about 50 kilometers from Danang center to the West, visitors easy to find one of the most spectacular sights. With a height of 1,487 meters above the sea level, Ba Na hill is really treasure of Vietnam in general and Danang in particular.
2. Marble Mountains:
Located in 9 kilometers from the south of Danang city, Marble mountains is a group of five marble and limestone mountains, named after the five elements of the ancient oriental philosophy including metal, wood, water, fire and earth.
3. My Khe beach
Situated about 6km east of Danang center, My Khe beach is one of the most ideal beach of Danang city. It has nine kilometre stretch of smooth sand with an average width (50m and 70m). The beach exists diverse coral, abundant plants and creatures that are along bankside and under sea. Especially, its location is next to the city center, so easy to come by various means of transport. The beach has hotels, guest houses and various abundant services that creat favorable conditions for visitors to relax on the seashores. Most foreigners came there for convalescence and relaxation.
4. Son Tra Peninsula:
Located about 13 kilometers from the center of Danang city, Son Tra peninsula belongs to Tho Quang ward, Son Tra district. This is a typical Vietnam tourism along the coastline, which is blue all year, fantastic, untouched natural scene with white sand and mysterious primitive jungle wih a vast diversity of faunas and floras.
5. Enjoy the unique beauty of the bridge
Han River bridge
The bridge is built on the axis of Bach Dang street, connected Hai Chau district with Son Tra district. This is the pride of people there. When the night falls, the bridge is beautiful and shimmery. Especially, it can turn 90 degree around the central axis with the demand for large ships to pass through.
Dragon bridge opened in 2013, which connects Da Nang airport to My Khe beach and Marble mountain. The Dragon on the bridge are able to spray fire and water at 21:00 on Saturday, Sunday and holidays.
6. Cham Museum
Whether you are living in Danang or just passing through on you way, this museum should be a must for Vietnam tour.
The Champa Kingdom endured from the 2nd to the 17th centuries. Now, the Cham nation still exists as a minority in Vietnam with distinctive traditional customs. They were influenced by India and Hindu relegion. The museum stands out with its rich collection of Cham artifacts.